BARTESKI, Linda Jean (nee Cameron),
BARTESKI - Linda Jean (nee Cameron) born November, 22, 1969. Linda passed away July 02, 2003 in the Palliative Care Ward of the Pasqua Hospital following a long courageous battle with cancer. Linda is survived by her husband Anthony and daughter Shavry, her parents Cliff and Isobel Cameron, brother Neil Cameron, grandmother Lucille Cameron, along with Anthony's parents Jerald and Marlene Barteski, brother Jason and partner Dawn. Linda is mourned by her uncles, aunts, cousins, from both her and Anthony's family, and the many friends whose lives she touched. As a child Linda learned to enjoy the great outdoors living in several Saskatchewan Provincial Parks and surrounding communities and continued this enjoyment into her adult life through love of animals, camping, and sledding. Linda moved to Regina in 1987 where she completed Business College and worked for the City of Regina, Regina City Police, and Sask Tel. The family would like to extend their deep appreciation for the medical care Linda received throughout her illness from Drs Alibhai, Kurtz, Selim and Kline and from the excellent and caring nursing staff of Palliative Care. Services will be held at 2:00 pm, Wednesday July 09, 2003, Normanview Community Church, 744 Sangster Blvd., Regina. Flowers are gratefully declined. Donations in memory can be made to Palliative Care Inc. 4101 Dewdney Avenue Regina, SK, S4T 1A5 or the Cancer Society, 1470 Wascana St., Regina, SK, S4P 2R3.
DUTKA - Mr. Clarence Dutka, beloved husband of Lydia of Yorkton, passed away on Thursday, July 3, 2003 age the age of 81 years. Clarence was a long-time employee of the Saskatchewan Highways Department, working for many years in the Francis area. He leaves to cherish his memory his beloved wife Lydia of Yorkton; daughters Darlene (Ken) Boychuk of Kenora, Ont., and Laverne Tucker of Yorkton; grandchildren and great-grandchildren; a brother Laurence (Doreen) Dutka of Regina; sisters, Mary Hemle of Gerald and Ann Krutz of Esterhazy; numerous nieces, nephews, sisters-and brothers-in-law, relatives and friends. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, July 7, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. from St. Wenceslaus RC Church in Gerald, Saskatchewan. Father Rick Krofchek to officiate. Interment to follow in the Parish Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Bailey's Funeral Home (1-888-783-7552).
GALBRAITH, Lena (nee Homenuik),
GALBRAITH - Lena (nee Homenuik) passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 1, 2003, at the age of 75 years. She was predeceased by her husband, Roderick; her brothers Metro, Andy and Mike; and her parents Efemia and Alec. She is survived by her three children, Patrick, Brian and Janet; granddaughters Cassandra and Kelsey; sisters Mary and Anne and numerous nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. At Lena's request, a private family service was held.
JACKSON, Arthur Ray (Busher),
JACKSON - Arthur Ray (Busher) passed away July 4, 2003 at the age of 83 years. He was predeceased by his wife Dorothy and sister Lucille. He will be lovingly remembered by his daughters Verna (Dave) Yeo, Diane (John) Kuhns; his son Alan "Busher" (Isabelle); grandchildren: Bryan (Kim), Karen (Dean), Ian (Robyn), Erin, Andrea, Erica; and five great-grandchildren. Ray served in the Navy in World War II and married Dorothy Hoskins. He was employed by the Regina Fire Department and retired as a Captain. Much of his life was enjoyed at the cottage he built at Sask Beach. His children and grandchildren have wonderful memories of summers spent at the lake. Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, July 8, 2003 at 10:30 a.m. in Speers Funeral Chapel, 2136 College Avenue. A luncheon will follow at Wascana Family and Community Centre, 2333 Cornwall Street (two doors north of Speers). In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memoriam to the Regina Firefighters Burn Fund, Box 1422, Regina, SK S4P 3C2 or the Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan, #301 - 2550 - 12th Avenue, Regina, SK S4P 3X1. Arrangements in care of Speers Funeral Chapel and Crematorium Services. E-mail condolences to the family may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
KALLIO, Stella Lily Adella,
KALLIO - The passing of Stella Lily Adella Kallio, of Outlook, Sask. occurred on Monday, June 30, 2003 at the Outlook & District Pioneer Home, at the age of 91 years. Stella is survived by her family: Joyce (Dick) Simonson of Hawarden, Wayne (Mary Anne) Kallio of Rushan City, China, and Mel (Brenda) Kallio of Hawarden; 22 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; 1 brother, Walter (Mabel) Nikula of Regina; sisters-in-law, Sylvia Dupont of Winnipeg, Bertha McRae of Esterhazy, Marie Maltman of Winnipeg, Viola McRae of Rocanville, Effie Dase of Winnipeg and Lillian Nikula of Cokato, Minnesota; numerous nieces, nephews, and a host of brothers and sisters in faith. She was predeceased by her husband, Eino (1993); 3 brothers and 7 sisters. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 5, 2003 at 11:00 A.M. at the Outlook Laestadian Lutheran Church in Outlook, Sask. Interment will take place in the Dunblane Finnish Cemetery, Dunblane, Sask. Memorial donations may be made to: The Outlook & District Health Foundation Building Fund. Arrangements are in care of the Outlook Funeral Chapel.
Day Star First Nation, Sk.
BITTERNOSE — Lauralita, late of Day Star First Nation, passed away on Wednesday, August 13, 2003 at the tender age of 5 months. She was predeceased by her uncle Darwin Jr.; grandfather Stewart; great aunts Evelyn Pearl Kapay and Edith Bitternose; and great uncle Clifford Kapay. Lauralita is survived by her parents Marrissa Bitternose and Lionel Kinequon; brothers Brandon, Chance and Kendell; sister Sierra-Lynn; grandparents Rachel Kinequon, Glen Buffalo, Marcee Bitternose and Darwin Bitternose Sr., aunties Chariette, Falon, Pauline and Lisa; uncles Barry Kinequon and Lindsay Kinequon; Godparents Crystal George, Daralee Pratt and Nelson Wright; great aunt Marilyn Powell; and many other special relatives. The Wake will be held on Sunday, August 17, 2003 at 5:00 PM in the Band Hall at Day Star First Nation. The Funeral Services will be held on Monday, August 18, 2003 at 2:00 PM, also in the Band Hall at Day Star First Nation. Burial will follow at Day Star First Nation Cemetery. Arrangements are in the care of LEE FUNERAL HOME 757-8645
BROWNLEE, Robert Alfred (Skippy),
Moose Jaw, SK.
BROWNLEE — Robert Alfred (Skippy) Brownlee passed away at Valley View Centre on July 29, 2003. His parents, Bunny and Ted Brownlee, and his grandparents predeceased Skippy. His sister Beth Tarr, brother-in-law Ron Tarr, brother Doug Brownlee and sister-in-law Dorothy will remember Skippy. He will also be remembered by his nephews Rob (Jen) Tarr, Kim (Carrie) Tarr and their children Sarah and Ryan, Scott (Cori) Brownlee and their daughter Emily, and Michael (Lyn) Brownlee and thier daughter Faith. Skippy loved to listen to music. He was happy and well liked by the staff and residents at Valley View. Following cremation, A Service of Remembrance will be held on Tuesday, August 19, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel at Valley View Centre. Reverend John Kreutzwieser will officiate. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Valley View Centre, Box 1300, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, S6H 4R2. In living memory of Skippy, a tree will be planted in Wakamow Valley by W.J. Jones & Son Funeral Home. Please sign the memorial register book at website: www.wjjonesandson.com (Obituaries). Donald Jones Funeral Director W.J. Jones & Son Funeral Home 693-4644
BULTITUDE — It is with deep regret that the family of James Bultitude announce his recent death, at age 39, in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. He is predeceased by his father George, brother Darrel and survived by his mother Elaine Wright, sisters Lynn Carter and Sheila Wichenheiser, brother Lorne and numerous relatives. A funeral service will be held at St. Anne's Church, 1701 Cowan Cres. on August 22 at 10:00 a.m.
CLARKE, Warren Dease,
CLARKE, WARREN DEASE — On Wednesday, August 13, 2003 at the age of 91, W.D. passed away peacefully with his loving wife Rachel by his side. Predeceased by his parents, Augustus Peter Warren Dease and Eliza (Lizotte), brothers Harry, George, Larry, Fred, Tommy, Willie, and infant brother John; sisters Jane, Jessie, Florence, Elizabeth (Zazie) and infant sister Ellen, also his infant son Joseph Jerome. He is survived by his life long partner Rachel (Hodgdon), their son Sheldon and his wife Lynn (Markuson) and his grandchildren Tady (Bob), Tara (Michael) and Aaron and his great grandchildren Riel and Griffin. Warren was born at Fort Vermillion, Alberta on April 12, 1912, in the old Bay House. At the age of sixteen, his father ''Gus'' offered him the choice of either continuing his education at St. John's Raven Court in Winnipeg or joining him in the fur trade with the Hudson Bay Company. Warren chose to make his future with the Bay and enjoyed the reputation of being''a Real Bay Man'' throughout his years of faithful service. After the Company refused to give him permission to marry, Warren left the Bay and married Rachel Hodgdon on Dec. 12, 1938. Together they lived and loved through out the North. Warren retired from his work at the National Experimental Farm in 1977. They retired to Grimshaw, Alta. in 1980. In 1994 they relocated to Regina, Sk. to be closer to their family. His fondest memories were of family and friends, Christmas, New Years and birthdays. Our memories of W.D. will be coloured by his irreverent sense of humour and endless wit. His passoin was his dog teams. No one could make tea and bannock over a campfire better. A family service was held on Friday, August 15, 2003 in Regina. A memorial and internment service will be held on September 27 in Edmonton, Alta.
BLASHILL, FRANCIS ERWIN - June 21, 1927 to December 8, 2003. Predeceased by his parents, Percy Francis Blashill and Esther Margaret McPeek; brother Kenny in infancy and his beloved brother and best friend, George in 1965 with whom he has now been reunited. He leaves to mourn his first wife Geneva and their children Carl (Laurie), Louise (Brian) Krienke, Wayne (Sheila), Ronnie (Kathy), Donna (Leonard) Martin; his second wife Barbara; his step children: Claire (Bill), Linda, Shelly, Jay (Lydia), Wendy (Don), Sherry (Trevor), Tammy (Dave); as well as numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Frank was very well loved by his family and friends. He had a unique sense of humour and caring attitude about life and all those around him. He loved his family, friends, life, trains, stamps and watches. He loved to collect everything to him everything and everybody was valuable and to be treasured. He worked hard every day of his life and for many years with the Regina Board of Education. He fought the good fight, especially over the past three years of his ailing health. But always he stayed true to who he was. His sense of humour, wisdom and kind, thoughtful words will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, December 11, 2003 at 10:00 a.m. in Speers Funeral Chapel, 2136 College Avenue. Arrangements in care of Speers Funeral Chapel and Crematorium Services. E-mail condolences to the family may be sent to email@example.com Frank, Dad, Grampa, for all the times you supported us with strength and love & Thank you!! For all the times we forgot to say it & WE LOVE YOU !!! XXXOOO
CHURKO - Georgia Gay passed away on Tuesday, December 9, 2003. She is survived and will be greatly missed by her loving friend Tom McNeil; her six children: Joanne, Louise (Lorrie Waronek), Rob, Rick, Rosanne Farrell, Chris (Tammy); nine grandchildren: Brian, Brooke, Jacklyn, Billy, Stephanie, Lisa, Kim, Hunter, and Ally; as well as many devoted friends. Georgia was a talented floral and interior designer. Flowers would be greatly appreciated. Memorial Service will be held on Friday, December 12, 2003 at 1:30 p.m. in Speers Funeral Chapel, 2136 College Avenue with Pastor Bob Leeson officiating. Arrangements in care of Speers Funeral Chapel and Crematorium Services.
""CORRECTION"" DAUK - Sister Mary Verda (Frances Louise Dauk), died in Regina on December 7, 2003. Funeral Mass will be held TODAY, Wednesday, December 10, 2003 at 10 a.m. at Holy Rosary Cathedral, 3125 13th Avenue.